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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Kansas City Royals 73-64W1000 000 010 170
Minnesota Twins 70-66L2000 000 000 040
Date of Game:  Monday, September 03, 1979
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Gary Ward - 1st career game
  • Dennis Leonard - Complete game/Shutout

  • Kansas City Royals Batting Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Willie Wilsonlf24.056400000.30712928154265
    Hal McRaedh34.055301011.2847911728584
    Amos Otiscf32.130401001.2971311508178430
    George Brett3b26.111402000.331134865189013
    Al Cowensrf27.314401001.3011167929658
    Darrell Porterc27.230310012.29813394917943
    Frank White2b28.364201000.25310381194220
    John Wathan1b29.334300001.214752231222
    U.L. Washingtonss25.311301101.251761550157
    Totals: 3017127.2339766756 

    Minnesota Twins Batting Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Hosken Powellrf24.112400002.294862072315
        Glenn Borgmannc29.101000000.21529440081
    Rob Wilfong2b26.002400000.3101182818519
    Roy Smalleyss26.313400000.29513666622862
    Ken Landreauxcf24.255400001.314131247117210
    Butch Wynegarc23.173301001.2671255536512
        Willie Norwoodpr28.300000000.253872516288
        John Castino3b24.315000000.2831231233395
    Mike Cubbage3b29.044301001.273835222211
        Gary Wardpr-rf25.271000000.00011000
    Ron Jackson1b26.117301001.26813348411573
    Danny Goodwindh26.001200012.282381013190
    Dave Edwardslf25.191301001.26678938275
    Totals: 3004019.13311683969 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Ron Jackson (34), Amos Otis (23), Butch Wynegar (14)
    RBIs:  U.L. Washington (15)
    SH:  Frank White (3)
    GDP:  Al Cowens (8), Amos Otis (9)

    Kansas City Royals Pitching Stats

     
    Kansas City RoyalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Dennis Leonard  (W 11-9)28.11894001904.401.2200026176
    Pitching Totals:9400190 00026176

    Minnesota Twins Pitching Stats

     
    Minnesota TwinsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Geoff Zahn  (L 10-6)33.25897112703.671.2800020137
    Pitching Totals:9711270 00020137

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Dennis Leonard; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Dennis Leonard 0-0-0;  Geoff Zahn 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Dennis Leonard 31;  Geoff Zahn 33; 
    Time of Game:  2:22    Attendance:  19,643
    Umpires:   Home:   Dave Phillips  1B  Al Clark  2B  Durwood Merrill  3B  Dallas Parks 


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